Bulgarians

Earliest record: 803
Last record: 1970

Language family: Slavic

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YearsAction
803805Conquered [1]
803809Located in
809814Expanded to [2]
809827Located in [1]
814831Attacked [2]
818820Attacked [1]
827Conquered [1]
827896Located in
896Contracted from
8961230Located in
913Attacked [2]
927Attacked
1230Conquered [2]
12301600Located in
1393Were resettled in [2]
15001600Were assimilated [3]
16001924Located in
19001970Located in [4]
19191924Migrated to [5]
19191924Migrated to [5]
19191924Migrated to [5]
19191924Migrated to [5]
19241940Located in
1940Expanded to
19401970Located in

Location Info

  1. Both banks Danube R up to Tisza R mouth. Also Pannonia E of Tisza R (see (149-14)).
  2. {W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople).} - {Sofia, Adrianople} *{234-145} - {149-15}*
  3. Sofia, Adrianople
  4. W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople).
  5. LL Ochrid & Prespa
  6. Dnepr R area
  7. Srem area (betw Sava & Danube RR).
  8. {W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople).} + {Srem area (betw Sava & Danube RR).} *{234-145} + {234-149}*
  9. Pannonia E of Tisza R
  10. {W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople). + Srem area (betw Sava & Danube RR).} - {Pannonia E of Tisza R} *{900-658} - {900-659}*
  11. Constantinople
  12. Constantinople
  13. N Albania, Macedonia & W Thrace.
  14. {W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople). + Srem area (betw Sava & Danube RR). - Pannonia E of Tisza R} + {N Albania, Macedonia & W Thrace} *{900-660} + {149-35}*
  15. AM
  16. Macedonia (YU, GR)
  17. {W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople). + Srem area (betw Sava & Danube RR). - Pannonia E of Tisza R + N Albania, Macedonia & W Thrace. } - {Macedonia, (YU, GR)} *{900-662} - {114-20}*
  18. Part of Ukraine annexed from ROM in 1940.
  19. BG
  20. BG
  21. BG
  22. BG
  23. {W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople). + Srem area (betw Sava & Danube RR). - Pannonia E of Tisza R + N Albania, Macedonia & W Thrace. - Macedonia, (YU, GR)} - {BG} - {BG} - {BG} - {BG} *{900- 663} - {347-26} * * - {347-31} - {347-32} * * - {347-38} *
  24. NE corner of current BG (see map 5, p. 269, Times Atlas of World History)
  25. {W boundary Tisza R; W Tisza R E to Upper Pruth R on E side of Carpathian Mts; along Pruth downstream to Leovo, E across Bessarabia to Dnestr R. Downstream along Dnestr to Black Sea. S border not stated by author but probably not quite up to modern S border of BG. (Included Pliska, Preslav, Adrianople). + Srem area (betw Sava & Danube RR). - Pannonia E of Tisza R + N Albania, Macedonia & W Thrace. - Macedonia, (YU, GR) - BG} + {NE corner of current BG (see map 5, p. 269, Times Atlas of World History)} *{900-664} + {900-665}*

References

  1. Vernadsky, George. 1943. Ancient Russia. Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut. 425 pp.
  2. Hoesch, Edgar. 1968. Geschichte der Balkanlaender. W. Kohlhammer Verlag, Stuttgart. 160 pp.
  3. Vukanovia, Tatomir. 1974. L'EthnogenSse des Slaves du Sud. [Serbo-Croat with French summary] Bulletin du Mus,e de Vranje 10:1-370 + 37 pl.
  4. Fitzsimmons, Thomas, Peter Malof and John C. Fiske. 1960. USSR. Human Relations Area Files Inc. (HRAF Press), New Haven, Connecticut. 590 pp.
  5. Movements of Peoples. 1979. pp. 265, No. 3. In Barraclough, Geoffrey, (ed.). Times Atlas of World History. Time Books Limited, London. 360 pp.